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Top Five Things to See and Do in July 2015

School’s out and although the past few days have been somewhat wet and dreary, I assure you, Summer has officially arrived!  The first statutory holiday of the sunny season will allow (most of) us to take a well-deserved break tomorrow. Looking ahead to a busy and hopefully sunny month, there

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Canada Day in Kingston

As Canada’s first capital, Kingston takes Canada Day pretty seriously.  There are tons of fun, historical, educational, family-friendly events occurring in and around the downtown core all day long this Wednesday.  With the 2015 Pan Am Games less than two weeks away, many of this year’s events will be focused

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Guide to Canada Day 2014 in Kingston

Following the first day of Summer and last day of school, the time has finally come to bust out your favorite red and white flare and celebrate Canada Day in Kingston.  Similar to year’s past, there’s a full day of activities that largely take place in and around downtown Kingston and Grass Creek Park. In addition

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#ygkChallenge: Red & White People Parade

Welcome to Kingstonist’s weekly challenge, dare, resolution or whatever you prefer to call it. Each week we establish a new and ambitious community goal, encouraging our readers, followers, friends and families to step out of their comfort zones and do something great, and hopefully a little out of the ordinary.

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Gas Prices, How Low Will They Go for Kingston?

With the long weekend fast approaching, many of us are looking forward to partaking in local Canada Day traditions including the Red and White Parade and fireworks display over Confederation Basin, while new attractions including the Flight of the Royal George, a War of 1812 bicentennial event, are all the

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Six Questions for KDG’s Skate at Home Mom

Skate at Home Mom is one of the founders of Kingston Derby Girls and skates for the Disloyalists.  She has lived in Kingston all her life: her first job was slinging fries at Kingston Canadiens’ games, so she’s thrilled that KDG calls the Memorial Centre home. She is constantly blown

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Guide to Canada Day in Kingston 2009

It is not going to rain tomorrow. It is not going to rain tomorrow. It is not…come on, say it with me! The City has lined up some fun events around Kingston to celebrate Canada’s 142nd birthday. If you’re downtown, you can start things off with the red and white

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